Dr. Robert Black, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 74

40 Okatie Center Blvd S Ste 205
Okatie, SC 29909
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Dr. Black's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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PALMETTO PEDIATRICS
PALMETTO PEDIATRICS
40 Okatie Center Blvd S Ste 205
Okatie, SC 29909
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    Dr. Black's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Replacement
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
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    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Ankle Injury
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Familial Joint Laxity
    • Finger Injuries
    • Hip Injury
    • Joint Disorders
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Injuries
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Injuries
    • Toe Injuries
    • Wrist Injuries
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    Background Check for Dr. Black

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of California, Irvine, College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Colorado Hospital Authority
    Complete in 1969

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Co School Of Med

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of California At Los Angeles
    Graduated in 1964
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Black & Staff

    • English
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    Office Locations

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    PALMETTO PEDIATRICS
    40 Okatie Center Blvd S Ste 205
    Okatie, SC 29909
    (843) 682-7480 (Office)
    (843) 705-7034 (Fax)
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Black to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Black
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Black
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
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